Skip the queue & get your Smart ID online...

Home Affairs DG Mkuseli Apleni was interviewed by 702's John Robbie about the department’s E-channel pilot project.

CAPE TOWN - Waiting in a long queue to apply for you ID will now be a thing of the past following the launch of the E-channel pilot project by the Department of Home Affairs.

The project has moved the application process for smart ID cards online.

Listen to the SoundCloud above as Home Affairs DG Mkuseli Apleni chats to 702's John Robbie about the initiative.

Apleni says the application and collection process will take two weeks.

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